12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza Day 3: Johnathan Thurston’s Autobiography (SIGNED)

This year I'm running a crazy 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza whereby I giveaway a different book to one lucky winner for 12 days in the lead up to Christmas (and on the 26,27 and 28th December to a slight delay at the start of the promotion). Today's book to be won as part … Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza Day 3: Johnathan Thurston’s Autobiography (SIGNED)

REVIEW: In At The Deep End by Penelope Janu

Published: 23rd January 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Mira Pages: 348 Format: Print, soft cover courtesy of the publisher RRP: $29.99 (print)/ $9.99 (Ebook) 5/5 Stars A quick-witted, contemporary romance about losing your cool. What woman doesn’t love a real-life hero? Harriet Scott, for one. The fiercely independent daughter of famous adventurers, she grew up travelling the … Continue reading REVIEW: In At The Deep End by Penelope Janu

REVIEW: Why I Love Summer by Michael Wagner and Illustrated by Tom Jellet

Published: 1st October 2018* Publisher: Puffin Books, Imprint of Penguin Random House Australia Pages: 32 RRP: $19.99 3.5/5 Stars There are four seasons in a year, and they’re all awesome, but only one of them gets to be summer! Sunny days, weekends at the pool, games in the backyard, daylight until late and long, lovely … Continue reading REVIEW: Why I Love Summer by Michael Wagner and Illustrated by Tom Jellet

REVIEW: Burning Fields by Alli Sinclair

Published: 21st May 2018 Publisher: Harlequin Mira Pages:296 Format: Paperback (courtesy of the publisher) RRP: $29.99 5/5 Stars 1948. The world is struggling to regain a sense of balance after the devastation of World War II, and the sugar cane-growing community of Piri River in northern Queensland is no exception. As returned servicemen endeavour to … Continue reading REVIEW: Burning Fields by Alli Sinclair

Waiting On Wednesday: Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

Weekly Meme hosted by Jill @ Breaking The Spine Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine. The purpose is to spotlight upcoming releases that we are excited for. The book EVERYONE is talking about right now is NINE PERFECT STRANGERS by Liane Moriarty thanks to her cover reveal and the blurb … Continue reading Waiting On Wednesday: Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

ANZAC DAY: Lest We Forget

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning We will remember them. The Ode From Laurence Binyon's poem For the Fallen (1914).

Australian Women Writers Challenge 2017 (#AWW2017) Update 11: November

*Click on the book's title to be taken to its Goodreads entry or on reviewed to see my review   Australian Women Writer's Challenge 2017 (AWW2017): Read 60. Review: 50. Read: 51/60 Review: 20 /50 Additional specific goal to read at least one of each of the following: Non-Fiction, a Classic, and a Poetry book. … Continue reading Australian Women Writers Challenge 2017 (#AWW2017) Update 11: November